Jonah Weiner

Jonah Weiner is Slate's pop critic.

Music
Feb. 22 2010 8:08 AMWho's That Girl?Is rapper Nicki Minaj really a gun-toting, bisexual, British madam—or just a theater enthusiast from Queens?
Culturebox
Jan. 20 2010 2:53 PMPlanet of the GuidosWhy Staten Island is New York City's most mocked borough.
Culturebox
Jan. 13 2010 9:32 AMHova Goes MoMAWhy Jay-Z loves shouting out Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Damien Hirst.
The Music Club
Dec. 17 2009 11:29 AMThe Kanye-Taylor Debacle
Dvd extras
Dec. 10 2009 9:36 AMBadfellasHow Gomorrah tore up the mob-movie rulebook.
Culturebox
Dec. 2 2009 9:33 AMYou Really Should Be Watching Parks and RecreationHow the NBC sitcom found its voice. Plus: its mustachioed secret weapon.
Brow Beat
Nov. 11 2009 9:52 AMFunny Things Rappers Do With Their Hands
Brow Beat
Nov. 4 2009 12:18 PMPop Producers Have Been Reading Their "Pitchfork"
Brow Beat
Oct. 22 2009 11:30 AMUnpacking Kanye West and Spike Jonze's Epic, Disturbing New Video
Music
Oct. 21 2009 9:30 AMCreed Is GoodScott Stapp's nu-grunge foursome was seriously underrated.
Brow Beat
Oct. 7 2009 11:48 AMTrack of the Week: Vampire Weekend's "Horchata"
Brow Beat
Sept. 29 2009 10:24 AMCelebrating (and Getting Over) Hip-Hop's "Golden Era"
Brow Beat
Sept. 10 2009 11:25 AMJay-Z Plays a Tiny, Semi-Secret Show in New York City
Culturebox
Sept. 2 2009 7:01 AMSpongeBob BaggyPantsThe strange, persistent demand for T-shirts featuring "urbanized" cartoon characters.
Brow Beat
Aug. 18 2009 5:20 PMWhat Does District 9 Have To Say About Apartheid?
Brow Beat
Jan. 28 2010 1:40 PMTrack of the Week: Taylor Swift, "Today Was a Fairytale"
Brow Beat
Jan. 13 2010 4:53 PMTrack of the Week: Dirty Projectors' "Ascending Melody"
Music
Jan. 5 2010 6:38 PMAnimal CollectiveHow the art-pop-noise-rock-freak-folk-jam-band became the biggest indie act of the year.
The Music Club
Dec. 11 2009 12:56 PMWe Could Use A Kurt Cobain Right About Now
The Music Club
Dec. 14 2009 5:40 PMWeirdo Indie Boys and the Stagnation of Hip-Hop
Brow Beat
Nov. 19 2009 1:47 PMTrack of the Week: John Mayer "Who Says"
Brow Beat
Nov. 5 2009 3:10 PMTrack of the Week: Yeasayer's "Ambling Alp"
Music
Oct. 29 2009 10:47 AMIs It OK To Like Chris Brown's New Single?What to do when a bad person makes a good song.
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2009 12:06 PMTrack of the Week: Shakira Featuring Lil Wayne, "Give It Up to Me"
Brow Beat
Oct. 9 2009 10:40 AMAre P. Diddy's Proteges Cursed?
Music
Oct. 6 2009 8:29 AMFall in Love With ParamoreIt's like Green Day fronted by a 20-year-old Christian girl from Tennessee.
Music
Sept. 29 2009 9:38 AMCan Miley Cyrus Save Health Care Reform?The pop starlet's new single is great, goofy—and bipartisan!—fun.
Music
Sept. 9 2009 7:00 AMThe Last SelloutsPearl Jam's brilliant new single, brought to you by Target.
Brow Beat
Aug. 27 2009 11:03 AMThe Quietest Rock Band of 2009?
Brow Beat
Aug. 6 2009 10:39 AMA Dispatch From Paul McCartney's Fenway Park Show

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